local food http://kuer.org en “Utah’s Own” Branding Campaign Expands into Rural Areas http://kuer.org/post/utah-s-own-branding-campaign-expands-rural-areas <p></p><p>The push to promote local products made in Utah is expanding into rural areas. Tooele County hosts its first ever <a href="http://utahsown.utah.gov/">Utah’s Own</a> Summit&nbsp;on Friday to help small food-oriented companies expand their business, add jobs, and improve rural Utah’s economy.</p> Thu, 29 May 2014 22:59:32 +0000 Andrea Smardon 47060 at http://kuer.org “Utah’s Own” Branding Campaign Expands into Rural Areas Remembering an Old-Time Gardener http://kuer.org/post/remembering-old-time-gardener <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><strong>Will Pitkin&nbsp;taught at Utah State University for 40 years, and after his retirement, grew a garden that inspired many more people. &nbsp;He passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2013 at the age of 77. &nbsp;KUER originally aired this story in July, 2011 but we chose to broadcast it again in his memory.</strong></p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 16:17:24 +0000 Dan Bammes 32837 at http://kuer.org Remembering an Old-Time Gardener